Lisa Gowing
Lisa Gowing
About Us

Lisa Gowing

Sydney based designer Lisa Gowing has spent her career at the forefront of bridal fashion. A graduate of the renowned East Sydney Design School (now UTS) and with also a degree in Visual Arts majoring in Textiles, Lisa Gowing started working in bridal design immediately after completing her studies in 1991. Lisa debuted her signature Couture bridal line in 1997 opening her first LISA GOWING showroom at Pymble in Sydney’s Upper North Shore.

Her collection of exquisite high fashion designs in layered silks and exclusive French and Italian laces immediately changed the face of bridal design in Australia. Trained in the intricacies of Couture dressmaking from a retiring industry expert, Lisa uses only the original Couture techniques mainly forgotten in today’s fashion. Working with beautiful, luxurious fabrics cut in elegant, feminine lines Lisa’s bridal gowns are recognised as the most elite in highend bridal fashion. Each gown is hand made in Australia and constructed in layers of silk and exclusive trims including European laces and crystal or jewel embellishments. Lisa married in 2007 and has 2 young sons.

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The LISA GOWING bridal collection is the most elite in bridal fashion. Her gowns feature superb cut, luxe fabrics and feminine detailing. Each collection is hand crafted by skilled artisans and made using couture techniques. Constructed in pure silks and European laces with jewel embellishment, all designs feature Lisa’s coveted hidden corsetry.

MADE TO ORDER gowns from $3790
All designs are available made to order so you can order your chosen design in a half size or split size. Lead time is 6-9 months.

READY TO WEAR gowns from $2790
Due to the demand for ready made bridal gowns, our showroom now stocks a large selection of designs from each collection in various sizes as ready-to-wear gowns that are kept away and can be purchased brand new. These gowns are available in standard sizes and are not made to order.
Named ready-to-wear, these gown are individually made and hand finished and constructed as couture gowns, using couture techniques by dressmakers who Lisa has trained personally.

ACCESSORIES to complete your bridal ensemble.
Lisa’s collection of accessories is coveted by brides worldwide. Choose a lace edged mantilla veil or a jewel trimmed belt and customise your look.

In The Media

Since 1997 Lisa’s designs have been coveted by the media and Lisa has enjoyed excellent press coverage. Shown here are some of the most recent print articles.

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Your Day 2014

Vogue Brides 2014

Real Weddings 2014

Bride To Be Vol 166

Bazaar Brides 2013

Cosmopolitan Bride Spring 2013


- 10% off MADE-TO-ORDER gowns

To celebrate the launch of the BALLET BEAUTIFUL 2015 collection, Lisa is offering brides 10% off all MADE-TO-ORDER gowns when the order is placed during March.

Styles include gowns from the BALLET BEAUTIFUL, LEGACY and THE GOLDEN AGE collections.

Prices start at $2790.

BALLET BEAUTIFUL collection now available

February 2015

Lisa’s new 2015 collection is now available exclusively at the LISA GOWING Flagship Showroom.

For the BALLET BEAUTIFUL collection Lisa was inspired by the ballet, the tutus, the tulle and and the romance of dance.
It features soft feminine gowns with tulle skirts and overskirts.
Lisa has of course continued to offer her signature French lace with hand appliqué detailing and slim-line lace over silk gowns.

Images of BALLET BEAUTIFUL will be on-line in early February.



1/ 220 New South Head Road
Edgecliff, Sydney, NSW Australia 2027
+61 2 9327 6332



Seventh floor Elizabeth Street
David Jones Sydney
+61 2 9266 5524



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Please call +61 2 9327 6332 or email
to make your appointment at the LISA GOWING Flagship Showroom:
1/ 220 New South Head Road, Edgecliff.

Real Weddings

A Model Provence Wedding

January 20, 2014

This special wedding is the union between Anton Zemlyanoy and Liga Melne.


A Look Inside

2013 Collection Shoot

January 18, 2014

Come behind the scenes at Lisa’s The Golden Age Collection look book and campaign shoot.